Milford, Texas

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Milford, Texas

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High Points

Milford strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

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Racial Diversity
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Top 1% trophy Milford Racial Diversity
Public Transportation Use
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Top 5% trophy Milford Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Milford, Texas

Comparing Milford to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 10 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 6
Male Share of the Population 7 6
Female Share of the Population 4 5
Senior Citizens 4 6
Well-Paid Single Men 3 4
Age of the Population 2 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 5
Portion of People Married 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 3 4
People Above Poverty 3 4
People in Middle Class or Better 2 3
College Educated Adults 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 10
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Short Commute Times 1 2
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
People Living Alone 8 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 8
Affordability of Rents 6 7
Housing Recently Built 3 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Milford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 41 miles N of Waco, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 43 miles S of Arlington, Texas
County Ellis
Standard Zip Codes 76670
Phone Area Codes 972
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.124
Longitude -96.945

Milford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.5 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 95 F
Oct Temp 57 to 80 F
Annual Precip 37.1 inches
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 56 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 37.6 inches
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 54 to 78 F
Jul Temp 73 to 96 F
Oct Temp 56 to 80 F
Annual Precip 38.8 inches
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Milford Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 685 100%
Male 334 48.8%
Female 351 51.2%
Under 18 190 27.7%
18+ 495 72.3%
65+ 95 13.9%
Median Age 33.8
Average Family Size 3.33
White 429 62.6%
African-American 191 27.9%
Asian 6 0.9%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.6%
Other 31 4.5%
Mixed Race 23 3.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 89 13%

Estimated Milford Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 726
Growth 41
Growth % 6%

Milford Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 53%
US/American 11.6%
English 10.2%
Irish 9.8%
German 5.6%
Scotch-Irish 2.3%
African 2.3%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
Dutch 0.9%
Scottish 0.9%
British 0.7%
Italian 0.7%
Polish 0.7%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Milford, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Iverson (76670)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Milford 685 $35,625
Bynum 225 $21,875
Frost 648 $38,382
Hillsboro 8,232 $30,297
Italy 1,993 $47,788
Itasca 1,503 $34,241
Mertens 146 $36,667
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Milford High Schools (2004)

700 S MAIN
A Title I School.
Serves 178 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.2

Milford Colleges

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